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Dr. Conrad Murry

Shot Down Again

Over Jury Sequestration

9/7/2011 10:45 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

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Dr. Conrad Murray
's legal team failed again in its attempt to sequester the jury in the Michael Jackson manslaughter case.

A California appeals court just ruled ... the trial judge -- Michael Pastor -- did not abuse his discretion when he decided not to sequester the jury.

The latest decision is no surprise -- appeals courts don't micro trial judges.

The upshot -- the trial will now proceed as scheduled, with the jury selection beginning tomorrow.

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46.

janicebyrne    

The Conny team are really getting desperate. The evidence against this quack is vast and he is guilty.He was incompetent and negligent in the extreme and he killed his patient. End of story. He should get jail for life.

1150 days ago
47.

gayforliztaylor    

the idiot imagined that crime wasn't a big danger to his life as long as he was rich and the mj.
he didn't mind knowing the pedophiles elvis and r. kelly.
he had child sex victims in his home. lisa marie was an underaged girlfriend to a pedophile.
he never helped to get jordan chandler away from his negligent parents,
yet he rewarded the abusers the multimillion payment.
if he wasn't scared of receiving fair punishment for hospital drug possession
(no one was above the law), he would still have treatment for his risk taking and health destroying behavior.
murray was mentally disturbed with no money and mj knew this. murray was not doing anything
but bringing drugs; mj was insane also because he didn't care as long as he had fanatics.
that's why
he was obsessed about his fantasy sleep and concerts to please the kids. like his kids.
katherine and clan didn't want to hear the truth about them.
her stupid, greedy actions were no different than the other jacksons'.
joe tried to get popular publicity for the perfume while mj kids were visiting the gary indiana home.

1150 days ago
48.

HumanNature    

...SHORT LIST OF "JACKASS RABID HATERS" THAT WILL JUMP OFF THE FREEWAY OVERPASS...AFTER CON "QUACK" THE MURDERER IS FOUND GUILTY...
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.OhWell: .......................✔
gayforliztaylor:.......... ✔
AND THEIR MANY CLONES/POSEUR:...✔


.....JUSTICE 4 MJ......

.....THE KING OF "ALL" MUSIC!!.........

....MICHAEL JOSEPH JACKSON!!!.........

1150 days ago
49.

FlowerPower    

Jury selection to begin in Jackson doctor's trial
By ANTHONY McCARTNEY, Associated Press – 3 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death is returning to court to meet the first batch of potential jurors who may eventually decide whether to convict him of involuntary manslaughter.
It will be the second time this year that a judge, prosecutors and attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray try to pick a panel to hear the case, which is expected to last four to six weeks and will put the spotlight on the King of Pop's final moments once again.
Roughly 160... people are expected will undergo an initial screening Thursday to see if they're available to serve during the lengthy criminal trial. Those who are able will then fill out a 30-page questionnaire aimed at determining their level of knowledge of the case and any strong opinions about Jackson or Murray.
Getting an eligible pool of jurors took three days earlier this year, and Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor begrudgingly dismissed them in May when he agreed to delay Murray's trial to give his attorneys more time to prepare.
This time, Pastor hopes to find 100 people to fill out the questionnaire, court spokeswoman Mary Hearn said. Prosecutors and defense attorneys will have several days to scrutinize the responses before direct questioning of potential jurors begins on Sept. 23.
Finding people who hadn't heard about the case was a challenge last time — only one person, who didn't speak English, expressed no knowledge of the case. Awareness of a high-profile case is not automatic grounds for disqualification from jury service, and Pastor has expressed confidence that a group can be found who will listen to the evidence impartially and also ignore widespread media coverage of the trial.
Jackson's death on June 25, 2009 stunned the world. The singer had been in final preparations for a series of comeback concerts in London, and the focus quickly turned to Murray, his personal physician.
In an interview with detectives, Murray admitted giving Jackson the anesthetic propofol to help him sleep, but authorities and Murray's attorneys differ on the timeline of events that occur in Jackson's rented mansion on the day he died.
Authorities contend that Murray gave Jackson a lethal dose of propofol and other sedatives, but the doctor's attorneys have said Murray did not give the singer anything that should have killed him. In pretrial motions and hearings they have suggested that Jackson administered the lethal dose to himself.
The Houston-based cardiologist faces up to four years and the loss of his medical license if convicted.
The case is expected to be highly-technical, but not without its share of Hollywood touches. Jackson's family will attend the proceedings — with some members taking a break to watch a planned tribute concert in October — and prosecutors also plan to show clips of the singer shot during his final rehearsals.

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5h2H8EqS...

1150 days ago
50.

HumanNature    

THANK YOU, FlowerPower:


The judge will allow a prosecution expert to testify about a study on piglets conducted at a veterinary college in Norway, a report defense attorneys argued has nothing to do with how oral ingestion of propofol would affect a human.

The study involved five piglets that "have propofol suppositories shoved up their rectums and they are watched to see if they went to sleep," defense attorney Michael Flanagan said. "The rectum is at the other end of the (gastrointestinal) system."


WELL, MR. FUNKY


ISN'T YOUR CLIENT DEFENSE FULL OF ****?????


ROTFLMAO

1150 days ago
51.

Kathysprings    

@ Phantom that was a good one.

1150 days ago
52.

anna    

enough of murray's excuses all i'm praying and hoping for is justice for Michael we Mj's fans should remain strong and keep the faith as Michael said.

love u for ever Michael.

1150 days ago
53.

black or white    

human nature...

you are so stupid, lame, your a dumb-ass, plus your a freaking duck! you are very, very dumb. i read your posts and get angry! if you represent the fans, and i mean the fans here, you have got to be the most dumbest of them all! i truly despise you! i want you and all your friends here to know this. you, i believe are about 5'11, around 240 lbs. you are shaped like an egg, you wear your hair in one of those nappy pony tails on the top of your head, and i bet you smell! you seem so nasty and un-kept! you sound like you need a shower! i totally despise your nasty, smelly ass! please go away!!! please??

1150 days ago
54.

HumanNature    

black or white:

WELL GOOD MORNING TO YOU, SUNSHINE!!!!!


ARE WE HAVING A PMS ATTACK????


DESPISE!!!!!


DOG, YOU DON'T EVEN KNOW ME AND I WHAT I REPRESENT!!!!


IF YOU DON'T LIKE ME ATTACKING CON "QUACK" THE MURDERER THEN THAT'S YOUR PROBLEM NOT MINE!!!!


BESIDE, I'M NOT HERE FOR YOU!!!!!


MY INTERPRETATION OF A "QUACK" WHICH RELATE TO CONRAD MURRAY:


1) ADMINISTERING AND MIXING A VARIETY OF DANGEROUS DRUGS FOR SLEEP DEPRIVATION


2) INCORRECTLY PERFORM CPR ON A PATIENT WHEN HE SUPPOSE TO BE A CARDIOLOGIST


3) HIDING DRUGS WHILE HIS PATIENT IS IN DISTRESS


4) LYING TO EMT(S) AND DOCTORS


THEREFORE, CONRAD MURRAY IS A DANGEROUS "QUACK"!!!!


ATTACKING ME CAUSE I DO NOT AGREE WITH YOUR POINT OF VIEW IS DOWN RIGHT DISTURBING COMING FROM AN IMMATURE, UNINTELLIGENT AND ILL ADVISE POSTER!!!


HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY, SUNSHINE!!!

1150 days ago
55.

black or white    

human nature

obtuse, as usual. bottom line, i just think you are an idiot, nothing else.

ATTACKING ME CAUSE I DO NOT AGREE WITH YOUR POINT OF VIEW IS DOWN RIGHT DISTURBING COMING FROM AN IMMATURE, UNINTELLIGENT AND ILL ADVISE POSTER!!!

you say my post about you is immature, unintelligent or ill advised? i think not/// my post to you is an entitlement, to say the least. again, you are a dumb-ass!

1150 days ago
56.

HumanNature    

black or white:


DOG, YOU JUST WANT TO ARGUE OVER NOTHING!!!!!


BYE! BYE!

1150 days ago
57.

HumanNature    

TO ALL OF MY LOYAL HATERS


1) STAND IN LINE BEHIND OhWell

2) I DON'T GIVE A RAT ASS ABOUT WHAT YOU THINK OF ME

3) I'M NOT HERE TO PLEASE YOU

4) DON'T TRAMPLE ON MY FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHT OF "FREEDOM OF SPEECH"

5) CON "QUACK" THE MURDERER STILL DOES NOT HAVE/HAS A DEFENSE

6) OPENING STATEMENTS BEGIN ON SEPTEMBER 27, 2011


HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY!!!!


JUSTICE 4 MJ

3)

1150 days ago
58.

black or white    

trample over your first ammendment right of free speech? what the hell do you think you did when you had my post deleted? that right applies to me and anyone else that speaks their mind. you are just mad someone called you "BULL****"! you are a bully, plus having my post deleted, you are a runaway coward, too. how dare you bring up freedom of speech in a public forum

you ugly hypocrite!

1150 days ago
59.

HumanNature    

ZEBRA


I DON'T HAVE THE POWER TO DELETE ANYONE POST!!!!


YOU NEED TO CONTACT TMZ FOR THAT!!!!


PS: I DID NOT KNOW THAT YOU HAVE THE POWER TO SEE ME VIA THE INTERNET!!!!


DUMB AS DIRT!!!!

1150 days ago
60.

HumanNature    

OhWell:


YAWN!!!!!


MAKE ME "JACKASS"!!!

1150 days ago
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